Good to know
March 20, 2020
Video from section 29. Currently we finish restoration of sections 29 and 29A.
November 19, 2019
Today we started the restoration of section 33C. It has an area of 5 643 sqm (60 740 sqf.). About 1 465 individuals have been buried here between 1945 and 1967.
June 17, 2019
Please read this nice article in Italian.
March 15, 2019
As almost 100% of our donors come from countries such as the USA, Canada, UK and Australia this page will now have entries written mostly in English.
July 13, 2016
We need our American co-foundation because of our American founders. In case of donation, they ask for such a tax certificate, which they can use in the USA when they do the taxes.
November 29, 2019
The video is from section 33C. Here you can see how 25 years of neglect affect the graves.
October 29, 2019
Last weekend we organized a volunteers' day together with students of Scheiber Jewish highschool in Budapest.
June 6, 2019
After a long winter break of 3 1/2 months, we are thrilled to announce that we have made a strong start to our 2019 season.
March 7, 2019
The Canadian Jewish News recently spoke to some local residents about their work with us.
April 4, 2016
We signed a letter of intent with the Jewish Parish of Budapest. With this, the manager of the cemetery, the Jewish Parish expressly supports the project.
November 28, 2019
Please read our progress report for 2019. It was a challenging season.
October 28, 2019
H.E. US Ambassador to Hungary David B. Cornstein and our project representatives after the cemetery tour we gave the high-ranking guest.
April 1, 2019
We will begin with a significant amount of woodchipping the week after next and simultaneously, we will spray our completed section to ensure that weeds and reseeding do not recur.
Nov. 20, 2018
On Oct 15th 2018, after 18 months of planning and fund raising, we began the work of saving one of the world’s largest Jewish cemeteries.
Dec. 18, 2015
The idea of the “Friends of the Budapest Jewish Cemetery” project originated from Michael Perl and Marc Pinter. They got to know each other during a dinner in November 2015.